Country Started in Minimum Investment ** Residency requirements Time for citizenship
Portugal  2012  € 350,000 7 days/year 6 years
Spain  2012 € 500,000 none 10 years
United States  1993 $ 500,000 must live permanently in US 7 years
United Kingdom  1994 £ 200,000 must live permanently in UK 6 years
Canada  1990 C$ 800,000 must live permanently in Canada 4 years
Greece  2014  € 250,000  none 7 years
Hungary  2015 € 300,000  (closed) none 8 years
Latvia  2010 € 80,000 none 10 years
Italy 2017 € 500,000 10 years
Australia  2012 A$ 1,500,000 40 days/year 4 years
Switzerland  2011  $ 1,000,000  must live permanently  12 years
New Zealand  N$ 1,500,000  146 days/year  5 years
Belgium  2012  € 300,000  none  5 years
Ireland  2012  € 500,000 none 5 years
Netherlands  2014  € 1,250,000 none 5 years
 Bulgaria  2009  € 512,000 none 4 years
Malta 2012  € 275,000 must live permanently 5 years
Cyprus 2012 € 300,000 must live permanently 8 years